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New York's Highest Court Affirms Constitutionality of Click-Through Nexus
Posted on 10 Apr 2013 by Asbury Law Firm

Click-through nexus is a well-known term in the world of sales and use tax. It refers to the proposition that an internet vendor may be required to collect and remit sales tax on sales that originate from links placed on the websites of independent affiliates... Read More

States Should Repeal Their Estate Taxes
Posted on 17 Apr 2013 by David Brunori

... [S]tates can go a long way toward meaningful reform by repealing their estate and inheritance taxes. I have said before on many occasions that the state estate taxes are nothing more than jealousy fueled money grabs... Right now 21 states and the... Read More

Things That Make You Nuts
Posted on 25 Apr 2013 by TaxAnalysts®

by Cara Griffith ... Avalara is a company that designs software to help companies automate their sales tax compliance. Perhaps it is fitting, then, that an Avalara blog post addressed the taxation of candy... ... ... Groceries are generally exempt... Read More

State Tax Essentials: Corporate Income Tax Computations
Posted on 1 Apr 2013 by LexisNexis Tax Law Community Staff

by Robert Desiderio * Although there is some measure of conformity with the federal corporate income tax base, every state's statute makes its measure of tax corporate income different from the federal base. Typically, there are additions and subtractions... Read More

Go Big or Go Home - Tax Reform in Maine
Posted on 9 May 2013 by David Brunori

The big idea of the last week was a dramatic tax reform proposal in Maine . The idea is big and bold. Big and bold usually means a measure has no chance of passage. State legislators from both parties are not exactly profiles in courage. The proposal... Read More